This article will tell you how you can create a new user account on windows 10. So, without further delay, let’s begin!
Step 1: Click on the Windows logo in the bottom left corner of your computer screen.
Step 2: After clicking on the Windows logo, you will see a gear-shaped icon on the left side of your screen. Click on it to open the Settings of your computer.
Step 3: Once the settings window is open, click on the Accounts option to proceed further.
Step 4: After opening the Accounts window, click on the Family and other users option.
Step 5: Now, if you want to create an account for your family or your kids, click on Add a family member option. But, for now, we are looking to create a new user account, so I will be clicking on the Add someone else to this PC.
Step 6: Once you click on Add someone else to this PC option, a Microsoft account window will open, asking you for the sign-in details of the new user. If you have the details of the new user, then proceed further by providing all the details. Otherwise, click on the I don’t have this person’s sign-in information.
Step 7: Another window will open, asking you to create a new account. You can easily create a new Microsoft account if you want. If you don’t want to create a new account, click on Add a new user without a Microsoft account and proceed further.
Step 8: Now, you will be asked the name & password of the new user. You will also be asked some security questions. Fill in all the required details and click on the Next button.
Step 9: Once you click on the Next button, you will see that a new local user account is created successfully.
Now, let’s see how we can log in to the new user account we’ve just created.
Step 1: Click on the Windows logo and then click on the account icon.
Step 2: After clicking on the account icon, you will see that the new user account's name is displayed.
Step 3: To log in to the new user account, click on the sign-out button.
Step 4: Once you are successfully signed-out, you will see two user accounts.
Step 5: Click on the new user account and enter the password.
With this, you will be successfully logged in to the new user account.